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K2 Black Panther and Merkava Mark III

K2 Black Panther Merkava Mark III
Name: K2 Black Panther Merkava Mark III
Type: Main battle tank Main battle tank
Origin: South Korea Israel
Produced: 2013 1990–2002
Unit cost: 8.5 million $ -
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Main armament: 120 mm (4.72 in) 55 caliber smoothbore gun 120 mm (4.7 in) MG251 smoothbore tank gun with LAHAT ATGM capability
Engine: 4-cycle, 12-cylinder water-cooled diesel 1,500 hp (1,100 kW) AVDS-1790-9AR 1,200 hp (895 kW) V12 air-cooled diesel
Speed: 70 km/h (43 mph) 60 km/h (37 mph)
Weight: 55 tonnes 65 tonnes
Crew: 3 4




Length: 10.8 m 9.04 m
Width: 3.6 m 3.72 m
Height: 2.4 m 2.66 m


K2 Black Panther
K2 Black Panther
Author: By Simta - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, License
Merkava Mark III
Merkava Mark III
Author: By Michael Mass, Yad la-Shiryon Museum מיכאל מס - Orginal photo, uploaded by MathKnight, CC BY-SA 3.0, License